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3 arrested following Spice raid

Fort Wayne police said they raided a home in the 2000 block of Thompson Avenue today after a look-alike drug investigation and charged three residents.

David Koker, 31, was charged with four counts of dealing in a look-alike drug and one count of maintaining a common nuisance, police said in a statement.

Heather Bays, 22, and James Robinson, whose age was not provided, were charged with maintaining a common nuisance, the statement said.

Police said they found more than 100 grams of synthetic cannabinoid, also known as Spice, in an upstairs bedroom.

It said Neighborhood Code Enforcement condemned the house, and Animal Control removed three dogs and a cat.

The department's Vice and Narcotics Bureau continues to investigate.